Bundesland Oberösterreich Travel Guide

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Hallstatt

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224,723,10

Linz

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142,452,47

Sankt Wolfgang im Salzkammergut

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142,326,29

Steyr

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167,397,14

Bad Ischl

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42,105,20

Gmunden

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45,113,8

Mauthausen

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46,131,0

Schafberg

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47,157,0

Mondsee

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31,119,13

Wels

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38,71,11

Traunkirchen

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32,60,4

Grein

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18,61,0

Fucking

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58,151,0

Hinterstoder

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57,122,7

Braunau am Inn

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15,27,0

Kremsmünster

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15,36,1

Attersee

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10,43,0

Gosau

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5,25,1

Weyregg

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33,106,0

Schlögen

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3,10,0

Almsee

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6,13,0

Spital am Pyhrn

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16,38,0

Windischgarsten

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17,57,6

Freistadt

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8,32,2

Sankt Marien

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4,17,0

Enns

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6,47,0

Schörfling

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4,9,0

Obertraun

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3,7,9

Kerschbaum

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8,9,0

Grünau im Almtal

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7,18,0

Bad Goisern

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6,23,9

Zell bei Zellhof

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0,0,1

Wesenufer

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3,24,1

Weissenberg

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0,0,1

Vorderer Gosausee

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1,6,0

Unterach

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5,18,0

Sierning

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4,1,0

Seewalchen

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1,1,0

Schärding

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1,5,0

Sattledt

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0,0,3

Sankt Marienkirchen bei Schärding

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0,1,0

Lenzing

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Heiligenstadt

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0,3,0

Heiligenkreuz

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6,7,0

Freilassing

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Altenfelden

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3,13,0

Hallstatt

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  • To Hallstatt by train plus ship

    Hallstatt Transportation

    YES, the trainstation of Hallstatt is across the lake and your only way to get from that trainstation to the village of Hallstatt is by ship ! The schedules of the ship will also be indicated in the Train-timetable, when you are searching for HALLSTATT ZENTRUM.When you are searching for HALLSTATT you will get the time of Arrival at the trainstation...

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  • Seehotel Gruner Baum

    Hallstatt Hotels

    Seehotel Grüner Baum is a great 4star Superior Hotel in the very centre of Hallstatt village and it...

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  • Visit the Pfarrkirche (catholic church)

    Hallstatt Things to Do

    The first catholic church was built there in 1150, the still existing steeple got afte a fire in 1750 a baroque roof, and todays still existing church was finished 1505. The fresoes above the south portal are from 1519. The interior is a two-aisled hall, one side the miners the other side the burghers, with one of the most important carved altars...

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Linz

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  • Do drink enough!!!

    Linz Warnings and Dangers

    For years, we have all been told of the importance of water. The general guideline has been to drink 2 liter of water each day. For a person who is not living an active lifestyle this may be enough, but if you are physically active, you need more water than that. That is especially true if you are hiking in the Alkmaar area due to the fact the...

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  • Courtyard by Marriott Linz

    Linz Hotels

    when i was linz a couple of years ago i stayed at the marriott linz. the hotel has all of the...

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  • A walk along the Danube.

    Linz Things to Do

    Ah, the Danube. How could any city be on the Danube and not have something special about it. As I exited the last clump of buildings before this enormous river, the vista opened up onto a busy esplanade drawn along the side of this famous river. The Danube is the second biggest river in Europe, dwarfing the Thames, and in Linz I swear it is wider...

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Sankt Wolfgang im Salzkammergut

Steyr

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  • By train or bicycle via Kastenreith to...

    Steyr Things to Do

    You travel along the Enns river throu hills and mountains and some medieval ruins to Waidhofen an der Ybbs. By train you will have to change in Kastenreith, most likely the other train wil be waiting allready, train travel time is about 1,5 hoursThere are bicycle rentals in Steyr and all the trains in that area have bicycle...

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  • Hotel Christkindlwirt

    Steyr Hotels

    Christkindlweg 6, Steyr, 4400, Austria

    Satisfaction: Very Good

    Good for: Solo

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Talko to someone who knows ...

    Steyr Local Customs

    I guess we all agree on this on; there is nothing more exciting than going travelling - exploring another country, experiencing a different culture, travelling around in new ways, sampling the local cuisine and chatting to the local people for a different perspective on life.However during our travels we learned that there is one certain thing that...

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Bad Ischl

See all 42 Bad Ischl Tips
  • Museum Lehárvilla

    Bad Ischl Things to Do

    Franz Lehár wrote many of his Operettes ('Die lustige Witwe', 'Der Graf von Luxemburg', 'Paganini', 'Der Zarewitsch', 'Das Land des Lächelns' and 'Giuditta') in the villa where he spent most summers until his death 1948. Today the place is mostly like it was when he was still alive.Entrance fee is € 5,50 or € 9 with the Museum der Stadt Bad Ischl...

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  • Villa Seilern Vital Resort

    Bad Ischl Hotels

    Taenzlgasse 11, Bad Ischl, 4820, Austria

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 4.5 out of 5 stars

  • Daytrip to Hallstatt

    Bad Ischl Off The Beaten Path

    Hallstatt is as Hallstatt-Dachstein Salzkammergut area (with Gosau, Obertraun and Bad Goiser) on the UNESCO World Heritage List: "Human activity in the magnificent natural landscape of the Salzkammergut began in prehistoric times, with the salt deposits being exploited as early as the 2nd millennium BC. This resource formed the basis of the area’s...

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Gmunden

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  • TOWN HALL

    Gmunden Things to Do

    When in the Town Square, I couldn't help being drawn to the renaissance styled 16th century Town hall with its ceramic chimes from the famous Meissen factory, painted with the Gmunden pattern (green flames). There are only 19 ceramic chimes worldwide, so its worth having a look at and staying for them to playThe Glockenspeil bells hang in the...

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  • Landhotel Gasthof Grunberg

    Gmunden Hotels

    Traunsteinstrasse 109, Gmunden, Upper Austria, 4810, Austria

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

    Hotel Class 3.5 out of 5 stars

  • PETTENBACH - KREMSMUNSTER

    Gmunden Off The Beaten Path

    Pettenbach, and I didn't find a lot to see, but I did have a look at St. Benedikts Church. I was able to visit the inside of the Church, and I noticed a sketch on the outside wall. I think the Church dates to the 1400's.The scenery from here to Kremsmunster I thought was outstanding. Fields of yellow and different types of greens in the fields,...

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Mauthausen

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  • The Visitor's Centre

    Mauthausen Things to Do

    Since 2003 Mauthausen has had a new visitor's centre complete with a book shop, information desk, workshop, toilets and cinema. There is a cafe but with different opening hours depending on the time of year (information on website). Audio guides are available for 3€. There are a number of guided tours available but it is a case of checking the...

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  • New Exhibitions

    Mauthausen Things to Do

    Since my last visit to Mauthausen there have been some changes. You no longer have to pay an entrance charge and new exhibitions have opened in the old infirmary. Further changes are taking place which should be completed by 2018. The ground floor of the old infirmary covers the history of Mauthausen from its inception in 1938 to the liberation of...

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  • The rock quarry

    Mauthausen Things to Do

    The prisoners were brought here to the rock quarry, known as the "Wiener Graben". They used the stone from the quarry to build the granite fortress-prison of the main camp. Stone from the quarry had been used to pave the streets of Vienna but was needed for Hitler's grandiose projects.

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Schafberg

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  • Schafbergbahn - Cog Railway (Part 1)

    Schafberg Transportation

    One of the highlights of a visit to Schafberg is to take the famous Cog Wheel Railway up to the mountain top. If you are taking the Postbus bus, there is a bus stop just in front of the railway station at the bottom of the mountain. The train leaves about every one hour and the journey takes about 1 hour. As it is normally crowded during summer...

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  • Schafbergbahn - Cog Railway (Part 2)

    Schafberg Transportation

    If you are taking the famous Cog Wheel Railway from St Wolfgang up to the Schafberg mountain, the important thing to note is try to sit on the left hand side because most of the beautiful scenery will be on that side while the train is going up. You need to queue early at the train station because it is normally very crowded, especially during the...

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  • The Schafbergbahn

    Schafberg Transportation

    The best way to explore Schafberg is of course to hike up and back down. However, for most people, the Schafbergbahn (Sheep Mountain train) is the best way to do it. The Austrian rail system (?BB) operates this small train which runs up to the summit of Schafberg. The trains are what are called Zahnradbahnen, or "cog-wheel" trains. The reason they...

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Mondsee

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  • MAYPOLE IN MONDSEE

    Mondsee Local Customs

    We were a few days late to see 16th century tradition concerning the Maypole.All we could view was the tall pole which was decorated at the top of the pole. They probably would have held a ceremony to erect the maypole, this usually takes place on 30 April, 1 May or at Pentecost (Whitsun). Depending on what region the Maypole is erected, there may...

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  • Seegasthof Hotel Lackner

    Mondsee Hotels

    Mondseestr.1, Mondsee, A-5310, Austria

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Business

  • SCENIC DRIVE TO ST. GILGEN

    Mondsee Things to Do

    If your staying a while in Mondsee, perhaps you would like a lovely scenic drive to St. Gilgen.We took the scenic Mondseestrasse that ran alongside the lake to St. Gilgen and then onwards to Salzburg instead of taking the Autobahn. The views are fabulous the whole way of the lake and the mountains, a bit hard to pull off and take photos though! We...

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Wels

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  • Talko to someone who knows ...

    Wels Local Customs

    I guess we all agree on this on; there is nothing more exciting than going travelling - exploring another country, experiencing a different culture, travelling around in new ways, sampling the local cuisine and chatting to the local people for a different perspective on life.However during our travels we learned that there is one certain thing that...

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  • Austria Classic Ploberger

    Wels Hotels

    Kaiser Josef Platz 21, Wels 4600

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Do drink enough!!!

    Wels Warnings and Dangers

    For years, we have all been told of the importance of water. The general guideline has been to drink 2 liter of water each day. For a person who is not living an active lifestyle this may be enough, but if you are physically active, you need more water than that. That is especially true if you are hiking in the Alkmaar area due to the fact the...

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Traunkirchen

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  • FLOOD WATER MARK

    Traunkirchen Things to Do

    When I was looking around the Monastery, I came across the floodwater marker.I always find these interesting, as the majority times, it is in the "old times" when the floodwaters were at their highest. Here was no exception, with the highest flood being in 1594!

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  • Symposion Post

    Traunkirchen Hotels

    I did not stay at this hotel, and I really can't recommend it. I only offer the tip so you know...

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  • SPITZVILLA

    Traunkirchen Things to Do

    Spitzvilla is another Villa, easy to see as it's painted painted bright yellow. This Villa is owned by the province of Upper Austria, so is open to the public. Important guests that have stayed here are the English King "Edward VII" and the Emperor Franz Joseph I.There's and Cafe, and the now the pretty gardens surround the building are a public...

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Grein

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  • VISIT THE TOWN SQUARE

    Grein Things to Do

    The Town square has a lot of historic buildings, I just can't put name to photo!Quite a few date to the 1600's, others were built in the 1800's. I liked the Volksbank which had graffito and was a very ornamental building.One of the buildings was once an old Inn, another the Boat-master's house. There is plenty of interest, and its a good place to...

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  • WATCH THE BOATS PASSING THROUGH LOCKS

    Grein Things to Do

    If you follow the road alongside the river from Grein to Struden, a little further on you will come to some River Locks. We stopped here for a while, as a Russian tourist boat was just about to go into the lock. We watched it come in and out, before heading to the car for our onward journey.

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  • DRIVE ALONG THE RIVER ROAD TO STRUDEN

    Grein Things to Do

    The morning we left Grein, we followed the Donau Bundesstrasse [3], River road for 3kms to the small town of Struden. We saw wonderful scenery as the road follows the very edge of the River.We arrived at Struden, a town as pretty as a picture, I loved it! It stretched along the river bank, as it couldn't extend in width because of the high hills...

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Fucking

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  • Gasthaus run by a small regional brewery

    Fucking Restaurants

    The restaurant is owned and run by one of the many small regional breweries in the Innviertel, a part of Upper Austria which was for some time under Bavarian rule. The nicest Bavarian legacy here are the numerous breweries which often brew a better beer than just over the frontier in Bavaria. This brewery in the village Gundertshausen, only 6 km...

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  • Beer "Fùcking Hell" available now!

    Fucking Shopping

    The European Union trademarks authority has permitted a German firm to register the brand name "Fùcking Hell" for a new beer, much to the irritation of the Austrian village of Fùcking.In English, the term "Fùcking Hell" is just an expletive used to express irritation or surprise. In German, it could refer to a light ale from Fùcking in Upper...

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  • Mozart Balls - What Else?

    Fucking Shopping

    Since there are no reports existing of the taste of the originals many producers in Salzburg and around claim to sell the authentic ones. See also globetrott's Salzburg page for it. Do NOT buy Mozart's Balls in souvenir shops or duty free areas in Austria's airports (when you feel the wish to buy them in Vienna airport you find them MUCH cheaper...

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Hinterstoder

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  • Reading a book!

    Hinterstoder Nightlife

    Wondering what to pack for your next vacation? Yes, we always have some stress related to this issue. As an experienced traveler I always combine some days to relax with some days to explore the surroundings, beautiful historical cities or hiking the amazing National Parks. So I can easily say that whenever I am on vacation, I often want to relax,...

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  • Vital Hotel Stoderhof

    Hinterstoder Hotels

    Hinterstoder 10, Hinterstoder, Upper Austria, 4573, Austria

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 4 out of 5 stars

  • Partytime!

    Hinterstoder Restaurants

    Being at the Lögerhutte always gives me the ultimate holiday feeling. The hut is located at 1420m above sea level and at the summer the view at the Totes Gebirgte (Dead Mountain range), Kleine Priel and the green meadows are breathtaking. During the winter period it's one big party over here. As you can read this "Ski-und Wanderhütte" operates all...

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Braunau am Inn

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  • Where Inn and Salzach rivers meet

    Braunau am Inn Off The Beaten Path

    Not far south of Braunau on the way to Tarsdorf and Fúcking (see my pages!) the Salzach meets the bigger Inn which forms from that place on the border between Austria and Germany (the last kms to its end the Salzach is the frontier), a few km from here is the Bavarian Burghausen with a castle forming almost a city itself (opposite the Austrian...

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  • Smallest professional brewery in the...

    Braunau am Inn Restaurants

    It is quite a typical small local Gasthaus claiming to host the smallest professional microbrewery in the world. If you ask for the brewery you will be told that it is not at the place but in the cellar of the owner.You may even visit the brewery. A guided tour plus a Weisswurst snack and beer tasting costs 9 EUR. Call ahead if you are interested...

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  • No Hitler souvenirs

    Braunau am Inn Shopping

    Braunau does not make many attempts to sell itself as a touristic destination - their possible target group will disappear in a few years simply due to the biological process. And all of Braunau tries to show that what Austria imagines to be "political correctness". Therefore it is absolutely impossible to purchase there any "Hitler souvenir", I...

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